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Apply to Clinical Teaching

You must meet all the following prerequisites to apply to clinical teaching.

Step 1: Apply to the Teacher Education Program (TEP)

Prior to seeking admission for clinical teaching, students must have applied or been admitted to the Tarleton Teacher Education Program.

Step 2: Meet all Prerequisites Outlined by Content Area(s)

Step 3: Attend a Mandatory Meeting

You must attend one of the clinical teaching meetings either by Zoom or Zoom recording before applying. This is where you will be given the information to apply and advised of any changes to the program. You must meet the application deadline to be eligible for placement.

Clinical teachers for Fall 2022 must attend a mandatory live or recorded Zoom meeting to qualify for placement. Zoom links will be sent out via the EAB notification system to your go.tarleton.edu email account for all students enrolled in Fall 2021 Block II or sent by course instructors. Comprehensive Certification Testing information will also be covered.

Stephenville

The meetings will be held virtually using Zoom or a recorded Zoom meeting.

  • Tuesday, August 31st 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM for Elementary candidates - will receive teacher residency information at a different date
  • Recorded Zoom link will be forwarded to Secondary and All-level students in early September

Fort Worth

Wednesday, September 1st, 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Zoom link has been emailed to EDUC 3320 students registered as of 8/25/21

Waco

Wednesday, September 1st, 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Zoom link has been emailed to EDUC 3320 students registered as of 8/25/21

Step 4: Apply for Clinical Teaching

The Clinical Teaching Application is due one year prior to the semester in which the clinical teaching will be done. A background consent must be submitted as well which is included in the application. The following dates are the final deadlines to apply:

  • Fall: September 30th
  • Spring: February 3rd

No late applications will be accepted.